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Lexington

Total population (2010 census): 262391
Total population (1990 census): 167611
County seat: Lexington

Extension office

CropSELECT

Cereals, Pseudocereals, Oilseeds
Industrial, Fiber
Forages
Vegetables
Small Fruits
Tree Fruits and Nuts
Herb, Aromatic, Medicinal, and Bioactive

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 93 8867 1059414
Sorghum 4 60 2660
Wheat 11 912 20169
Barley - - -
Oats 9 335 9010
Rye 7 248 2158
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 29 2552 34849 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 341 10867 26041
Alfalfa Hay 6 103 145
Small Grain Hay 55 1485 2275
Tame Hay 280 9098 23276
Wild Hay 17 181 345
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 13 246 1287
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 5 154 D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans - -  
Snap Beans 24 D  
Broccoli 2 D  
Head Cabbage 3 D  
Cantaloupes 9 4  
Collards 15 1975  
Green Cowpeas / Green Southern Peas 6 29  
Cucumbers and Pickles 28 97  
Eggplant 1 D  
Kale 2 D  
Mustard Greens 6 D  
Green Onions 6 D  
Okra 9 5  
Parsley 1 D  
Green Peas 2 D  
Hot Peppers 2 D  
Sweet Peppers 5 D  
Potatoes 13 3  
Pumpkins 6 6  
Squash 19 472  
Sweet Corn 31 D  
Sweet Potatoes 5 1  
Tomatoes 28 18  
Turnips 3 D  
Turnip Greens 7 1162  
Watermelons 15 33  
Other Vegetables 7 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 7 4  
Figs 3 Z  
Grapes 12 D  
Peaches 13 116  
Pears 3 D  
Plums and Prunes 6 7  
Strawberries 2 D  
All Pecans 45 D  
Pecans, Improved 31 136  
Pecans, Native and Seedling 15 D  
English Walnuts 5 4  
Other Nuts 3 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 5 D  
Tame Blueberries 9 23  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dry Southern Peas 2 D D
Peanuts for Nuts 13 1954 8175050 Ibs
Sweet Corn for Seed 1 D D
Upland Cotton 9 2987 3222 bales
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 2 - D D
Greenhouse Crops 3 18300 X D
Floriculture Crops 19 72068 18 306298
Bedding and Garden Plants 16 44568 D 173523
Foliage Plants 2 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D 38625
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 18 X 231 NA
Nursery Stock 17 20400 90 2723300

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
(-) = Represents zero.
(D) = Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
(NA) = Not Available.
(X) = Not Applicable.
(Z) = Less than half of the unit shown.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 144 6668 549544 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 8 212 5460 bu
Wheat 61 3680 123729 bu
Barley 5 75 3210 bu
Oats 27 736 38575 bu
Rye 16 333 7029 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 99 7750 122414 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 342 10565 23131 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 8 157 258 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 60 1052 1546 tons, dry
Tame Hay 290 8596 20401 tons, dry
Wild Hay 25 465 535 tons dry
Grass Silage 13 295 1169 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 8 328 2625 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 4 5  
Snap Beans 8 D  
Head Cabbage 6 D  
Collards 18 1059  
Green Cowpeas and Green Southern Peas 7 28  
Cucumbers and Pickles 15 59  
Eggplant 4 D  
Kale 6 286  
Mustard Greens 11 317  
Green Onions 11 290  
Okra 12 16  
Green Peas 4 5  
Hot Peppers 5 7  
Sweet Peppers 3 D  
Potatoes 5 16 1290 cwt
Squash 17 385  
Sweet Corn 22 48  
Tomatoes 15 59  
Turnips 9 238  
Turnip Greens 5 369  
Watermelons 8 45  
Other Vegetables 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 14 15 1321 trees
Grapes 9 49 18455 vines
Peaches 16 306 35046 trees
Pears 3 1 10 trees
Plums and Prunes 7 11 929 trees
Peanuts 7 9 18195 lbs
Pecans 35 150 2481 in shell
Tame Blueberries 4 7 6880 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 18 3635 4425 bales
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 66 171226 424 3871
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 22 X 176 X
Floriculture Crops 23 131540 D 749
Bedding and Garden Plants 18 59308 36 372
Foliage Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 8 D D 227
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 23 X 144 273
Nursery Crops 15 21692 174 2475
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 15 D 65 D

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
(-) = Represents zero.
(D) = Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
(NA) = Not Available.
(X) = Not Applicable.
(Z) = Less than half of the unit shown.


Last Updated: April 30, 2012

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